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Interior and Exterior Bulletproof Windows: What’s the Difference?

May 24, 2024

Interior and Exterior Bulletproof Windows: What’s the Difference?

When considering the security of bulletproof windows for your facility, it might be tempting to choose the most affordable option. However, opting for the wrong type of ballistic glass can lead to significant problems, including compromised safety and durability. Not all bulletproof glass is suitable for exterior use. Using the wrong type outdoors can result in unsightly visual effects such as yellowing or even damage that compromises the glass's bullet-resistance.

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Enhancing Safety and Efficiency: Embracing Touchless Entrance Solutions

April 9, 2024

Enhancing Safety and Efficiency: Embracing Touchless Entrance Solutions

Step into the future with touchless entrance solutions from Boon Edam. As technology continues to revolutionize our daily lives, the demand for safer and more efficient entryways is stronger than ever. From commercial buildings to public spaces, discover how touchless entrances are reshaping the way we interact with our environments. Explore the latest innovations, security features, and integration options designed to streamline access while prioritizing safety. Join us on a journey towards a touchless future with Boon Edam.

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Elevating Urban and Rural Spaces: Par-Kut's Architectural and Environmental Booth Solutions

February 22, 2024

Elevating Urban and Rural Spaces: Par-Kut's Architectural and Environmental Booth Solutions

Discover how Par-Kut's Architectural and Environmental Booths seamlessly blend into urban and rural landscapes, enhancing the aesthetic appeal of any environment while meeting functional needs with precision and style.

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Ballistic Glazing Solutions Guide

February 1, 2024

Ballistic Glazing Solutions Guide

There are literally thousands of options when it comes to bulletproof glass. Finding the solution that’s right for you or your client is critical and details matter more than ever. This guide is a must-have for anyone working with ballistic glazing:

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[VIDEO] Mantraps in the Real World

November 29, 2023

[VIDEO] Mantraps in the Real World

Mantraps are used to add a layer of security to any building that needs to mitigate risk. These small, secure vestibules are practical solutions for all types of businesses; there are three basic mantrap variations.

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Keyless Package Management: The Future of On- and Off-Campus Deliveries

July 25, 2023

Keyless Package Management: The Future of On- and Off-Campus Deliveries

How Package Concierge® is Revolutionizing Package Management for Gen Z Students

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[Video] What To Do Before Bulletproofing Corporate Offices

June 7, 2023

[Video] What To Do Before Bulletproofing Corporate Offices

Only a small handful of factors would cause you to need to replace your bulletproof windows. This blog outlines everything you need to know.

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Layering Physical Security Entrances to Protect Data Centers

May 23, 2023

Layering Physical Security Entrances to Protect Data Centers

Implementing a layered approach to physical security is the best way to mitigate unauthorized entry and all the associated risks and liabilities. In this blog, we’ll step through the critical security layers that data centers need, and discuss considerations for selecting the best security entrance solution for each layer.

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What framing materials are needed for bulletproof security windows?

April 25, 2023

What framing materials are needed for bulletproof security windows?

In recent years, many events have taken place that has forced businesses and organizations to implement enhanced security measures in and around their properties. Installing bulletproof security window systems is one of the most suitable protection methods, as many attacks are directed at windows. However, for security windows to resist ballistic threats, they need to be supported by the appropriate frame. Therefore, this blog post will look at what materials are needed for bulletproof security window frames.

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Architectural and Environmental Booths

April 6, 2023

Architectural and Environmental Booths

Par-Kut has taken strides to develop both features and fabrication techniques to make our buildings complement the environment and/or existing architecture. The design staff at Par-Kut works in conjunction with architects, contractors and developers to ensure that a Par-Kut building is an integral part of the site development plan. Through special facade applications, roof treatments, paint and graphic coordination and customized structural design, a Par-Kut booth will always enhance a particular urban or rural setting.

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Considerations when installing bullet-resistant frames

February 14, 2023

Considerations when installing bullet-resistant frames

In order to reliably increase building security, a barrier and access control system needs bullet-resistant frames for its ballistic doors and windows. At one time, architects and builders had extremely limited options for such ballistic framing. Today, advancements in designs and fabrication techniques have expanded the options significantly. This expansion has primarily been in aluminum framing systems, which have seen the most innovation in the past decade.

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Portable steel security buildings to upgrade your perimeter protection plan

January 9, 2023

Portable steel security buildings to upgrade your perimeter protection plan

To upgrade your perimeter protection plan, Par-Kut designs and manufactures portable steel security buildings. These standard and built to order factory assembled security buildings provide the specifier and owner with a high level of convenience and customization.

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Ballistic entryways, access control vestibules and custom-fabricated entryways

December 9, 2022

Ballistic entryways, access control vestibules and custom-fabricated entryways

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How to select a bike locker

October 26, 2022

How to select a bike locker

A Bike Locker is the most secure way to store a bike outdoors. Madrax offers several different BikeLocker designs that have different applications and excel in different spaces.

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[Video] Layered Security for Corporate Facilities

October 12, 2022

[Video] Layered Security for Corporate Facilities

At one time, corporate security focused on C-suites and front-door access control at the headquarters. But as workplace violence continues to evolve, more corporate settings are adopting a layered security approach to multiple levels of a corporate facility—and applying it to a wider range of their facilities.

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Sensing solutions for hangar doors

September 19, 2022

Sensing solutions for hangar doors

Reduce the risk of injury and damage to aircraft and equipment with custom Miller Edge hangar door sensing edges. Install on the leading edge of a sliding or bi-folding hangar door or surround an aperture opening. You can count on Miller Edge to provide entrapment protection devices that have been put to the test and proven dependable in protecting personnel, equipment, and property for over 65 years.

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Choosing Bulletproof Drywall And Ballistic Panels

July 8, 2022

Choosing Bulletproof Drywall And Ballistic Panels

No ballistic barrier is complete without ballistic panels (often referred to casually as “bulletproof drywall”). That’s because, although cinder block and brick will stop most common bullet calibers, standard construction drywall will not. In fact, a 9mm bullet will penetrate more than two dozen sheets of half-inch drywall and still be able to do harm. That bullet will likewise pop through several layers of plywood—and even through stacks of two-by-fours.

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Physical Security in Layers: Turnstile Locations on a Corporate Campus

June 17, 2022

Physical Security in Layers: Turnstile Locations on a Corporate Campus

In this blog, we’ll step through each area of a typical corporate campus and define the most effective security entrances for each location. We’re also providing an interactive infographic that outlines this same information in one clear and concise package that you can download to share with others in your organization.

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Reduce Operating Expenses by Automating Package Management

June 13, 2022

Reduce Operating Expenses by Automating Package Management

Advances in Smart Package Management Solutions Improve the Bottom Line. A lot has changed in property management in the last twelve months. Now that 2021 is underway and future directions are starting to become a bit clearer, leaders in the property management industry, are seeking out creative new ways to adapt and excel.

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Attack Resistant Steel Doors and Frames

June 8, 2022

Attack Resistant Steel Doors and Frames

As an organization that focuses on manufacturing specialized opening solutions, we devote a significant amount of time and resources on finding new and innovative solutions through our research and development process. Driving AMBICO’s new product development process is the need for an opening solution in the marketplace based on several architectural, geographical, and societal […]

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